The table below looks at the statistics for GAP Analysis skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GAP Analysis over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
GAP Analysis
Rank 139 132 136
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing GAP Analysis 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.35% 0.22% 0.093%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.29% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
GAP Analysis
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1842 1745 1486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.00% 75.41% 68.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 1247 1155
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

GAP Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

GAP Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region.

GAP Analysis Salary Trend in Reading

GAP Analysis
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GAP Analysis across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

GAP Analysis Salary Histogram in Reading

GAP Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis.

1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 6 (42.86%) Competitor Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
1 6 (42.86%) Business Development
1 6 (42.86%) Product Marketing
1 6 (42.86%) LTE
1 6 (42.86%) Market Research
1 6 (42.86%) VoLTE
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 6 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) RUP
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) QA
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) Wireless
4 1 (7.14%) Migration

GAP Analysis
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing GAP Analysis also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GAP Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) LTE
1 6 (42.86%) VoLTE
2 1 (7.14%) Wireless
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
General
1 6 (42.86%) Telecoms
1 6 (42.86%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Consultant
2 6 (42.86%) Marketing Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Junior Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Junior
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 1 (7.14%) Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Competitor Analysis
1 6 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Business Development
1 6 (42.86%) Product Marketing
1 6 (42.86%) Market Research
1 6 (42.86%) Mentoring
1 6 (42.86%) Coaching
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) UML
3 2 (14.29%) RUP
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) ITSM
3 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 2 (14.29%) Use Case
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (7.14%) People Management
4 1 (7.14%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft